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Pointe-Claire daycare operators complaining about garbage collection

WATCH: Garbage pick-up in Pointe-Claire has been reduced to once every two weeks – terrible news for daycare owners. Global’s Tim Sargeant reports.

POINTE-CLAIRE – Melissa Spurrell is disappointed with a decision by the City of Pointe-Claire to change the garbage collection schedule to once every two weeks from once a week. 260 more words


West Island moms petition Pointe-Claire to reinstate weekly garbage pickup

A group of West Island mothers has launched an online petition in the hope of persuading the city of Pointe-Claire to reinstate weekly garbage pickup through the summer months. 292 more words

West Island Gazette

Sanitation Police Hit Roads On Prowl For Sidewalk Scavengers

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Unwanted items are often left on New York City sidewalks for garbage pickup, but turning someone else’s trash into your treasure could land you in trouble with the law. 356 more words


Town of Gull Lake & Communities in Bloom Informational Evening

7:00 p.m., Tues. April 28, 2015

Gull Lake Rec. Complex Meeting Room (7275 Lake Ave.)

Coffee & Sweets

Council to introduce upcoming residential garbage/recycling program. 37 more words

SouthWest Saskatchewan

"Every spring!" The melting snow has revealed piles of garbage, and somebody's got to clean it up!

BROWN DEER (WITI) — The mountains of snow that have covered Milwaukee this winter are finally started to melt, thanks to the warmer temperatures we’re seeing this week. 258 more words


PHOTOS: Garbage truck drives along bike lane, covering it in snow

WATCH: Photos of a garbage truck blocking and pushing snow into a bike lane after driving over flexi-posts draws criticism from cycling community. Mark McAllister reports. 482 more words


Uncovering State And Local Government: 15 Hidden Successes

October 2, 2014
reported by Stefaan Verhulst in GovLab Digest

Emily Jarvis at GovLoop writes: “From garbage trucks to vacant lots, cities and states are often tasked with the thankless job of cleaning up a community’s mess. 375 more words

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